frontline workers

  • Various organisations condemn alleged assault on doctor
    Dimapur, August 22 (MExN): Various organizations have voiced out condemnation on the alleged assault of Dr Atoka Wotsa, a pathologist and in-charge of the Chümoukedima TrueNat Lab, on August 21 night. NIDA:  The Nagaland In- Service Doctors Association (NIDA), Dimapur unit condemned the incident and issued a ‘charter of demands’ for urgent perusal and necessary action.  It demanded that authorities immediately suspend all personnel involved in the alleg
  • Nagaland: Doctor on COVID-19 duty tests positive
    Morung Express News Dimapur | August 18  Stretched to the limit, is how one would describe the Nagaland state government’s medical workforce, currently. Burnout as a result of working day in and day out, with hardly any break since March, has been one of many major concerns. Over and above, a doctor or nurse contracting COVID-19 in the line of work is the last thing the State Government would want in such a situation.  Initially, it was non-medical support sta
  • COVID-19: 230 new cases take Nagaland’s tally above 3000
    Morung Express News  Dimapur | August 10 COVID-19 cases on Monday surged past the 3,000 mark with 230 persons testing positive in Nagaland. The first cases in the state were reported on May 25 and it took only 74 days to reach the figure of 3011. With the confirmation of 3 cases on May 25, it took nearly 2 months (57 days) cross the 1000-mark on July 20. However, it took just took 14 days to cross 2000 cases on August 3.  The duration to cross 3000 was further ha
  • Frontline worker dies in Mon; not COVID-19 death, says DC
    Morung Express News Dimapur | August 10 A frontline worker who was in institutional quarantine in Wangkhao Government College, Mon reportedly died in his sleep on August 9. Confirming the news of the death of the frontline worker, Deputy Commissioner (DC) Mon told The Morung Express that it was not a COVID-19 death. The deceased had earlier tested positive for COVID -19 but he had recovered. He had tested negative on July 31 and August 9, the DC informed. “Since he w
  • Video speech competition on thanking frontline heroes
    Kohima, August 9 (MExN): The Phek district administration and DLCW- Mahila Shakti Kendra (Beti Bachao Beti Padhao) Phek will be conducting 3 minute video speech competition 2020 under Beti Bachao Beti Padhao on the topic “Thank You COVID -19 Frontline Heroes.” This contest is only for girls from Class 2 to 5 and should be a citizen of Phek district. The length of the video should not exceed 3 minutes and minimum 2 and half minute. All entries should be submitted in local
  • Brave Front Accolade: Frontline workers felicitated in Dimapur
    Dimapur, July 12 (MExN): The Nagaland NGOs Forum (NNF) in collaboration with Vivekananda Welfare Foundation (VWF) organised a programme  titled ‘Brave Front Accolade’  to recognise, appreciate and acknowledge the front line workers on July 12 at DBIDL Hall, Bon Bosco campus, Dimapur.  The organisers acknowledged and felicitated the District administration, Police, DMC, Media, Civil societies, different Samajs and individuals. On the occasion, Arijit